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America’s Got Talent Situation Intensifies: Gabriel Union Reports ‘Productive’ 5-Hour Meeting With NBC

Gabrielle Union and NBC met for five hours today to discuss her dismissal from America’s Got Talent, which Union described as “productive.” In a Twitter post after the meeting Union wrote, “We had a lengthy 5-hour, and what I thought to be, productive meeting. I was able to, again, express my unfiltered truth. I led […]

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America’s Got Talent Under Investigation Over Gabrielle Union Firing

In reaction to all the controversy generated by the firing of Gabrielle Union from America’s Got Talent, SAG-AFTRA is now investigating the show. Union was fired after a single season on the show, which was its 14th, and some believe that it had something to do with complaints that she made about an alleged toxic […]

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Gabrielle Union Allegedly Fired from America’s Got Talent After Complaints of ‘Toxic Culture’

It is being reported that the producers of America’s Got Talent (AGT) decided not to renew the contract of judge Gabrielle Union after she and fellow judge Julianne Hough complained about what they considered to be a toxic culture at the show. The kerfuffle seems to be centered around a guest appearance on the show […]

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The Fader Fires CEO Andy Cohn Over Sexual Misconduct Allegations

In the wake of The Fader firing its head of content Eric Sundermann as a result of sexual misconduct allegations, the site has further fired publisher Andy Cohen after working there for 16 years. In the immediate aftermath of Sundermann’s dismissal, there were reports that The Fader was also investigating Cohn for both enabling Sundermann’s […]

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Rapper Lou the Human Accuses Interscope Records of Making Scatological Demands

Rapper Lou the Human is accusing his label Intersonic Records of making scatological demands, which included asking him to urinate on a black baby in a video so that it could go viral. Lou the Human made this startling claim in a recent Twitter post, in which he further announced that not only would he […]

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The Fader Fires Eric Sundermann Following Sexual Impropriety Allegations

The Fader magazine has fired Eric Sundermann, who was its head of content, after conducting an investigation of allegations of sexual misconduct by him. The investigation began after accusations were made against Sundermann on Twitter. A company source told Billboard that it also investigated publisher Andy Cohn, for allegedly “looking the other way” in response to […]

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Jay Z’s Tidal Is Fraudulently Inflating Subscriber Numbers, Report Says (Updated)

How many subscribers does TIDAL really have? A new study is now accusing the Jay Z-owned service of completely fabricating their numbers.  And not by a little bit. Tidal claims to have more than 3 million paying subscribers.  More than half of those are high-paying, $20-a-month audiophiles, according to the company.   Separate reports have […]